Litigation Defense


The Tierney Law Group, LLC, defends self-insured corporations, Fortune 500 companies and an outstanding array of corporate, insurance, and commercial clients as outside litigation counsel.

As a result of the strong investigative and trial experience obtained as a Bronx County prosecutor and throughout the firm’s 10-year history, defense attorney John Tierney has successfully defended general liability and premises liability matters, nonprofit charitable, religious and educational institutions, asserted Title 59 Immunities for municipalities and municipal police departments, and has obtained outstanding results in a vast array of civil litigation, insurance coverage and criminal defense matters.

Our Philosophy

Our conduct is bound by time-tested American truths:

  • Do the job right the first time
  • Superior service at reasonable rates
  • Discuss your concerns
  • Guide you to a successful result

Excellent results are achieved through diligence, judgment, passion and accountability.

We Intend to Earn Your Trust. Give Us the Opportunity to Serve You.

Mission Statement: The essence of this firm is and will be the ongoing pursuit and expectation of excellence. Day by day and case by case, this conviction sets the standard for firm conduct, the upbeat tempo of the firm ethic and the bedrock tenet of client service at reasonable and fully disclosed rates.

Achieving Results, Satisfying Clients

Representative clients include Starbucks Corporation, Markel Insurance Company, James River Insurance Company, Essex Insurance Company, Stonecreek Specialty Insurance Company, New Jersey Manufacturers Insurance Company Special Investigations Unit (SIU) and The Redwoods Group YMCA Program.

Attorney John Tierney has successfully defended multiple appeals of summary judgment in the Appellate Division of the State of New Jersey. From pre-litigation risk management through Appeal, our civil litigation law firm is ready and armed to successfully represent you.

Arrange a FREE initial consultation with a lawyer about our civil litigation defense practice by calling our Morristown, New Jersey, law firm at 973-379-4200 or e-mail our firm.